Nutrition Education Services

Our registered dietitians educate patients on the importance of a healthy lifestyle.

Nutrition Services

Please Note: At this time there is a reduction in outpatient nutrition services due to Coronavirus Precautions. CHI Health Outpatient Nutrition Education Services' team of registered dietitians can help you to learn how nutrition plays a vital role in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Whether you are recovering from illness or trying to manage a chronic health condition, we offer easy-to-follow, practical food and nutrition information for individuals of all ages. 

How to set up your appointment with a dietitian

  1. Ask your physician to complete a referral form for our services; please choose the form for your area below. 
  2. Fax the completed referral form to the number listed for your area below.
  3. Determine if your nutrition services covered by Medicare and Medicaid or other insurance.
    1. Diabetes self management and nutrition education is covered by Medicare and Medicaid, but other areas of nutrition education may not. Please contact your insurance provider to determine if nutrition education is covered.
    2. Another option is CHI Health's partnership with MD Save - you could save up to 60% on nutrition services! HSA dollars can be used for voucher purchase; provider referral is required for appointment. See all MD Save options.

Referral Forms:

For Omaha area patients, your physician also may complete an referral to through EPIC. The Lincoln area does not have outpatient nutrition services at this time.

Nutrition education and counseling to meet your needs

We provide individualized, evidenced-based information, considering your lifestyle and treatment plan in the management of diabetes, gestational diabetes, pre-diabetes and many other health conditions:

  • Cancer
  • Eating disorders
  • Food allergies
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • General Health and Wellness
  • Heart disease
  • Hypoglycemia/low blood sugar
  • Irritable Bowel
  • Liver diseases
  • High cholesterol/triglycerides
  • Kidney diseases
  • High blood pressure
  • Weight Management